Cancer

How to Exist OK

What It's Like Knowing You'll Die of Cancer at 35

"I’ve realized that it’s not my job to make anyone feel good. It’s my job to be honest."
Gideon Jacobs
11.2.18
Health

The YouTuber Who Created a Worldwide Community Through His Cancer

All through this year, Dan Thomas vlogged the emotional and physical tribulations his sarcomatoid carcinoma put him through.
James Nolan
10.29.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

What Kind of Assholes Stole This $4,000 Inflatable Colon?

The University of Kansas Cancer Center would really like it back.
River Donaghey
10.22.18
Drugs

Here Comes the Legal Case for Medicinal Psychedelics

BC therapist Bruce Tobin is striving to give end-of-life cancer patients magic mushrooms in a clinical setting.
Sarah Berman
10.18.18
Australia Today

Australia is Set to Become the First Country to Eliminate Cervical Cancer

Within the next 20 years, cervical cancer may no longer be considered a public health problem.
Gavin Butler
10.4.18
summer

Summer Sucks and It's Going to Kill You

Here are all the ways you can die from the worst season.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
7.12.18
Weed

We Fact Checked the Canadian Government’s Scary Weed Warnings

Health Canada wants you to know that “cannabis can be addictive” but is that true?
Manisha Krishnan
3.20.18
Health

Life After a Double Mastectomy at 33

A young, single New York City woman is diagnosed with the genetic mutation that gave her mother breast cancer. After removing her breasts, unanswerable questions about her future loom large.
Elyssa Goodman
1.21.18
Health

People Who've Been Seriously Ill Talk About the Symptom They Shouldn't Have Ignored

If you think you might be properly getting ill, here's an idea: ask a doctor what they think.
Ruth Faj
12.4.17
Cancer

How Cancer Affects Women's Sex Lives

Both cancer treatment and its aftereffects have huge ramifications on the sex lives of women—and those ramifications aren't discussed often enough.
Camila Martinez-Granata
11.23.17
environment

BC Fracking May Be Exposing Pregnant Women to a Carcinogen, Study Says

Urine tests suggest higher than normal levels of a benzene near shale gas fields.
Sarah Berman
11.21.17
POP CULTURE

I Asked My Childhood’s Most Prolific Voice Actor About Overcoming Throat Cancer

‘I now have this sense of empathy that I never would have had if not for that experience.’
Noel Ransome
11.10.17
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